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Pezula Spa voted as one of the Top 10 in the WorldDate: 11/02/2010
Article source: Pezula
Pezula Spa at Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa in Knysna, South Africa, has been named one of the Top 10 spas in the world in the Condé Nast Traveller 2010 Readers’ Spa Awards. It was also named 2nd Best Hotel Spa in Africa, Middle East and Indian Ocean, the only spa in South Africa and the rest of Africa to make the list.
The seventh annual Readers' Spa Awards saw spa lovers nominate their favourite places to relax, detox and generally improve their wellbeing, from chic urban day spas to exotic destination retreats.
Each spa is scored out of a maximum of 100 points to give an index of satisfaction with spa facilities and services. The criteria include ambience/décor, body treatments, cuisine and service/staff.
Pezula Spa’s overall satisfaction percentage was an incredible 95.34. Last year Pezula Spa scored 92.29. The Best Spa in the category Africa, Middle East and Indian Ocean, COMO Shambhala Retreat, Maldives scored 95.57.The Top Spa in the World, Thermes Marins Bali, Ayana Resort and Spa, (formerly The Ritz-Carlton) in Bali, Indonesia scored 95.60. For more information visit http://www.cntraveller.com/photos/photo-galleries/the-readers-spa-awards-2010.
Since opening in February 2005, Pezula Spa has been lauded with a number of awards and accolades. It was voted Favorite Spa in Africa in both the 2008 & 2009 SpaFinders Readers’ Choice Awards, and Best Overseas Hotel Spa in the Condé Nast Readers’ Travel Awards 2009. In 2008 it received the Consumers’ Choice Award for the Best Retreat in Africa. It has thrice been named Africa’s Leading Spa Resort in the World Travel Awards.
About Pezula Spa
Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa is set high above the Eastern Head of Knysna with panoramic vistas of the Indian Ocean and the Knysna Lagoon. Surrounded by indigenous forests and Cape fynbos, the Spa is it is a calm sanctuary that reflects the soul of Africa with its natural elements and textures.
It boasts a state-of-the-art gym, outdoor Jacuzzi, 12m heated indoor pool, sauna, steam room, sun bed, rain forest shower, juice bar, nail bar, hair salon, nine therapy rooms, a Medi-Spa and post-treatment room.
The superb facilities and hi-tech equipment are complimented by a team of highly trained professionals.
Pezula Signature Treatments harness age-old remedies of nature and offer a unique fusion of therapies. Scrubs, wraps, massages, steam baths, milk baths, and hydrotherapy are orchestrated to take you through a sensory experience that creates a feeling of total relaxation and serenity.
Products used for signature treatments form part of the Maruwa collection, a uniquely African range of body treatment products incorporating ingredients and essential essences garnered from the indigenous fynbos of the Western Cape.